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kimmykat420
« on: August 22, 2005 09:31:56 PM »

i've always wanted to try crocheting something using grocery bags, but never got around to it. this challenge finally got me going! i crocheted it using grocery bags cut into one continuous strip, and a j crochet hook. i just kinda made it up as i went along.

the bag


the inside


the handles


the little decorative "flowers"


thanks for looking!

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« Reply #1 on: August 22, 2005 09:36:36 PM »

thats so cute!
when i was in NY, this woman was telling me how her friend crocheted one from a target bag, and the little targets on the bag came out.. she said it was awesome.
ever since, i've wanted to try it. you did awesome Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: August 22, 2005 11:09:10 PM »

the flowers are a nice touch!
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« Reply #3 on: August 22, 2005 11:12:57 PM »

yes! i love the flowers!
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« Reply #4 on: August 23, 2005 05:59:55 AM »

me too the flowers are a great touch!
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« Reply #5 on: August 23, 2005 06:23:56 AM »

what bag type did you use for the main part?
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« Reply #6 on: August 23, 2005 09:40:00 AM »

thanks for all the replies everybody! i used white walmart bags for the purse, a blue walmart bag for the big flower, and a yellow dollar general bag for the little flower. we have two of those plastic bags holders full here, so i ended up using about half of our supply, lol.
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« Reply #7 on: August 25, 2005 07:42:19 AM »

i like it! i like it! i like it!

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« Reply #8 on: August 25, 2005 10:25:37 AM »

thanks! my daughter, (who's only 15 months old,) has officially claimed it as her's. she puts her little toys, crayons, and MY lipgloss, (which she also steals from me,) in it and prances around the house like a little princess. i never realized the girly girl attitude would start so early! Cheesy
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« Reply #9 on: August 25, 2005 10:48:17 AM »

thanks! my daughter, (who's only 15 months old,) has officially claimed it as her's. she puts her little toys, crayons, and MY lipgloss, (which she also steals from me,) in it and prances around the house like a little princess. i never realized the girly girl attitude would start so early! Cheesy

that is so adorable! now you have to make her a pink one! Smiley
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